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Why Macroeconomic Policy Matters for Gender Equality Macroeconomic policy, including fiscal and monetary policy, is often thought of as gender neutral. But economic policy choices affect women and men differently because of their different positions in the economy, both market (paid) and non-market (un...
UNWOMEN, (2015)
STATEMENT BY HIGH COMMISSIONER LOUISE ARBOUR ON THE OCCASION OF HUMAN RIGHTS DAY 10 December 2007 The Universal Declaration and its core values- inherent human dignity, justice, non-discrimination, equality, fairness and universality- apply to everyone, everywhere,always. In all parts of the world, individuals, groups, organisations, and Gove...
UNOHCHR, (2007)
Adaptation for Smallholders in Hilly Areas (ASHA) Supervision report The Adaptation for Smallholders in Hilly Areas (ASHA) project entered into force on 26 February 2015, and is scheduled to be completed in 6 years (February 2021) and closed on 30 September 2021. The development objective of ASHA is the following: "v...
UN, (2016)
UN Women Nepal Strategic Note 2018-2022 [YouTube] [Source URL]- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MEsM239d8GU [Abstract] - UN Women will advance its efforts in Nepal in accordance with its unique role and triple mandate (normative, operational and coordination) and lessons learned to “achieve gende...
UN Women, (2018)
supporting Progress Through Equality Nepal The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the UN’s global development network, advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. It is on the ground in 166 countries,...
UNDP, (2006)
UN Women ASIA Pacific: Newsletter 3 (2015) United Nations Under-Secretary- General and Executive Director of UN Women, Phumzile Mlambo- Ngcuka, visited the Philippines to promote gender equality and women’s rights within a regional context. During her visit, the Executive Director announced A...
UNWOMEN, (2015)
International Convention on Distr.: General `Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (Ninety-fifth session ) presents the Summary record of the 2626th meeting Held at the Palais Wilson, Geneva, on Monday, 30 April 2018, at 3 p.m. At the invitation of the Chair, the delegation of ...
UN, (2018)
International Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Racial Discrimination Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination (Ninety-second session ) presents the summary record of the 2627th meeting Held at the Palais Wilson, Geneva, on Tuesday, 1 May 2018, at 10 a.m. At the invitation of the Chair, the delegation of N...
UN, (2018)
Thematic Papers on the MDG3: Promote Gender Equality and Empower Women Global agreement to include this goal was a very positive development and signalled a recognition by member states that gender inequality not only decreases the likelihood of achieving the other goals, but also that advancing gender equality and wome...
UN, (2010)
BARRIERS TO WOMEN’S LAND AND PROPERTY ACCESS AND OWNERSHIP IN NEPAL Property ownership is associated with social status and prosperity, as well as economic and political power.The most common sources of land ownership for women in all the districts are through husband’s earnings or dowry from parents. Patriarchy was...
IOM, (2016)
UNDP Annual Report 2006: Supporting Progress Through Equality The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) is the UN’s global development network, advocating for change and connecting countries to knowledge, experience and resources to help people build a better life. It is on the ground in 166 countries, wo...
UNDP, (2006)
Manual on Gender Equality and Social Inclusion and Gender Responsive Budgeting In Nepal, there is a huge disparity across gender, caste, ethnicity and geographic region which is a barrier for women, poor and excluded groups to access resources, services, and opportunities for their development. The Constitution of Nepal (2015...
UN Women/ Nepal Administrative Staff College, (2019)
STRENGTHENING THE RULE OF LAW AND HUMAN RIGHTS PROTECTION SYSTEM IN NEPAL PROGRAMME The Strengthening the Rule of Law and Human Rights Protection Systems in Nepal Programme (the Programme) has created a basis for transformative change in the justice sector, especially in institutionalizing the legal aid system. Demonstrating the eff...
UNDP, (2017)
Gender Equality and Social Inclusive Independent Evaluation The UN agencies identified four Priority Areas that provided a framework for coordinated UN system activities in Nepal. These include (a)consolidating peace; (b) basic quality services;(c) sustainable livelihoods; and (d) human rights,gender equality...
UN, (2012)
NATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION'S STRATEGY PLAN SUPPORT PROJECT ANNUAL PROGRESS REPORT 2016 The SPSP support the NHRC to create a more functional and diverse organization through a yearly in-house training programme as a first step that will ensure that the commission can work in accordance with the main human rights principles equality and...
UNDP, (2017)
UNITED NATION DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMME IN NEPAL This project focuses on support to the national human rights commission that will strengthn its organisational and comptence capacity and significantly contribute towards long term sustainability of the institution and its capacity to carry out the t...
UNDP, (2017)
Summary of Human Rights Concerns Arising from the Terai Protests of 13 – 29 February 2008 OHCHR-Nepal On 8 February 2008, a new alliance of three Madheshi political parties, the “United Democratic Madheshi Front” (UDMF) announced that it would call a Terai-wide bandh2from 13 February to support their demands to the Government. Bandhs were called at t...
UNOHCHR, (2008)
International Women’s Day 2016: ‘Building Back Better and Safer for Gender Equality On 9 March 2016, Australian Embassy, in partnership with the United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women, UN Women and Sancharika Samuha Nepal, hosted a discussion on “Building Back Better and Safer for Gender Equality” t...
UN, (2016)
Achieving The Millennium Development Goals By Enabling The Rural Poor To Overcome Their Poverty At the Millennium Summit in September 2000, world leaders undertook the commitment to halve by 2015 the proportion of people in the world whose income is less than one dollar a day and the proportion of people who suffer from hunger. They also pledge...
IFAD, (2003)